Penalties for using a mobile phone at the wheel doubled yesterday

Penalties for using a phone at the wheel double from 1 March to six points and a £200 fine. New drivers, who passed in the last 2 years, who get six points or more must retake their practical and theory. More experienced drivers can be banned if they get 12 points in three years.

See the BBC news website for more information.

2 Mar 2017 14:45